Housing Support Services
The role of this department is to manage the full range of day to day supports provided to communities in Limerick by the Council. This includes a large range of housing related functions including housing assessments, housing allocations, transfer applications, debt management, Rental Accommodation Scheme (RAS), Housing Assistance Payments (HAP Limerick). It includes housing welfare, traveller welfare, estate management and homeless services. The administration of the Tenant Purchase Scheme and input into housing loan assessments. Also a large range of grants are administered from this department including Disabled Person’s Grant for local authority houses and adaptation grants for private houses - Mobility Aid Grants, Housing Aid for Older People, Housing Adaptation Grants.